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Birmingham to Madrid by train
Fastest journey15hr 32m
Trains per day21
Avg. journey time29hr 35m
Travelling from Birmingham to Madrid by train
Fast trains from Birmingham to Madrid take around 15 hours and 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,350 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Madrid.
1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Madrid?
Journeys between Birmingham and Madrid usually involve 3 changes of train.
We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Birmingham to Madrid every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 21 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Madrid?
The Birmingham to Madrid train travel time is normally about 15 hours and 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Birmingham to Madrid train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Madrid is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:29 and the last train is around 23:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 06:30, and the last at 23:00.
When to book Birmingham to Madrid train tickets?
Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Madrid by train.
Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Madrid?
More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Madrid, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Avanti West Coast
- Intercités de Nuit
- London Midland
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
- West Midlands Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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